Robyn is responsible for establishing a new Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL) Proposal Center to support the Laboratory’s development of high-quality, competitive proposals to sponsor organizations; for providing oversight for BNL proposal process, organizational performance and optimization in proposal execution; supporting the Laboratory’s growth initiative through collaborations with BNL’s research organizations and with external funding organizations and partners. She is also responsible for providing leadership in advising BNL’s research organizations on funding opportunity requirements.
Robyn’s strengths include 15 years of experience in Government Contracting, Sales, Capture, Large-scale Proposal Management, Writing, and Process Development. Prior to joining Brookhaven National Laboratory, Robyn Rock worked at General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems (GDAIS), Hewlett Packard, Northrop Grumman, Raytheon, USIS, and various small to mid-sized companies. Specialties include: Shipley Trained, Capture Manager, Senior Proposal Manager, Volume Manager, Senior Proposal Writer, Proposal Strategist, and Storyboard Lead. In addition, Ms. Rock served as the Head Coach of Special Olympics Ice Skating Program in Northern Virginia for six years.
B.A., Intercultural Communication, Arizona State
M.S., Psychology, online